The Ancient History and Classics major requires at least 31 major credit hours (28 credit hours of required courses and 3 credit hours of electives). Students must also complete a prerequisite Greek language sequence or Latin language sequence. All courses are 3 credit hours unless otherwise noted.
*Note: (H) indicates that an Honors version of the course fulfills the requirement as well.
Students are invited to construct a major program with emphasis upon Greek and/or Latin language and selected courses in Greek and/or Roman history.
Prerequisites (13 credit hours - does not count toward total major credit hours)
Required Courses in Greek and/or Latin (12 credit hours)
At least 4 courses (12 credit hours) in Greek and/or Latin at or above the 2000-level.
Required Courses in History (12 credit hours)
At least 4 courses (12 credit hours) in History (Ancient History) at or above the 2000-level.
|History||2201(H)||Ancient Greece and Rome|
|History||2202||Introduction to Medieval History|
|History||2205||Themes in the History of Western Civilization, Prehistory to 1600|
|History||2211||The Ancient Near East|
|History||2212||War in the Ancient Mediterranean World|
|History||2213||The Ancient Mediterranean City|
|History||2214||Everyday Life in Greece and Rome|
|History||3215||Sex and Gender in the Ancient World|
|History||3220||The Rise of the Roman Republic|
|History||3221||Rome from the Gracchi to Nero|
|History||3223||The Later Roman Empire|
|History||3225||Early Byzantine Empire|
|History||3226||Later Byzantine Empire|
|History||3228||Religion and Society in Late Antiquity|
|History||3229||History of Early Christianity|
|History||3230||History of Medieval Christianity|
|History||4215||Seminar in Greek History|
|History||4216||Seminar in Roman History|
|History||4217||Seminar in Late Antiquity|
|History||4218||Seminar in Byzantine History|
Senior Required Course (4 credit hours)
Electives (3 credit hours)
The remaining 1 course (3 credit hours) is chosen in consultation with the major advisor from Classics courses at or above the 2000-level, or appropriate courses in Greek, Latin, History (Ancient History), History of Art (Greek, Roman, or Byzantine), or Philosophy (Ancient Philosophy).
Please run your Degree Audit Report in Buckeye Link to view courses that meet the elective course major requirements.